Infrastructure Network Engineer

Infrastructure Network Engineer

Job Title: Infrastructure Network Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2021-10-20
Reference: V-40111
Contact Name: Mohammed Samsam
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 21, 2021 11:29

Job Description

The Role:

One of our Private clients is looking for an experienced Infrastructure Network Engineer to assist them with an exciting project with a large Federal Government Department.


Your responsibilities will include, but not limited to:
  • Participating in Government and Industry workshops to capture evolving requirements feeding into ICT facility designs.
  • Producing high-level network designs that detail requirements
  • Providing advice relating to the application of the network designs to the deployed environment.
  • Participating in associated gate reviews and design approvals.
  • Ensuring relationships with all Project stakeholders are developed and maintained.
  • Leading/facilitating stakeholder meetings to develop and translate ICT facility requirements into network designs and detailed specifications.
  • Contributing to development and implementation of ICT infrastructure designs.
  • Validating existing design artefacts to ensure network designs have sufficient facility allowances to support requirements for a Voice, DUN, DRN, DSN, WLAN and VTC solutions.
  • Participating in related working groups with project stakeholders.
Essential Skills and Experience:
  • Experience implementing solutions for the Unclassified, Protected and Secret domains.
  • Demonstrable working knowledge of the Defence CAN/LAN connection to the WAN.
  • Demonstrable working knowledge of the Defence SATCOM environment.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Next Generation and Software Defined Networking principles and design.
  • Skilled and effective communicator, both oral and written.
  • Ability to work in a team environment, participate in project meetings and engage with both business and technical stakeholders.
  • Ability to work in an environment that can be uncertain and ambiguous at times.
  • Effective planner with efficient time management skills.
  • Above average troubleshooting skills.
  • Ability to conduct research, as well as rapidly learn new concepts and tasks, with a view of improving technical knowledge and skills.
  • Good understanding of Defence projects and the Capability Life Cycle.
  • Knowledge of Defence IT systems.

Location: Canberra

Contract Term: Long term project - 12 months with multiple extension options
Security Requirements: To be eligible for this role, you must be an Australian Citizen. Due to the work environment, our client has requested that all candidates must hold a current NV2 Baseline Security Clearance.


How to Apply:

Applications close Wednesday, 27 October 2021

Please upload your resume to apply. Please note you may need to complete selection criteria to complete this application process. We will be in touch with instructions for suitably skilled candidates.